DAZN HIRES PAUL SEXTON-CHADWICK AS SVP COMMERCIAL PROPOSITIONS

LONDON, 07 August – DAZN, the world’s first pure sport live and on-demand streaming service, has announced today that Paul Sexton-Chadwick has joined as SVP Commercial Propositions, helping to drive its strategy and execution for commercial premises and other B2B commercial enterprise opportunities.

Reporting directly to Chief Business Development Officer, John Gleasure, Paul will work to enhance the distribution of DAZN working with commercial premises in existing markets, whilst also identifying additional commercial opportunities using emerging technology solutions to drive maximum subscriber growth.

Paul joins DAZN from Sky Deutschland, where in his most recent role he was responsible for Sky’s newly formed OTT business – Sky Ticket. Paul developed the strategy through to execution of the streaming business across all content genres. Highlights for Paul in his 20+ year career includes being part of the market execution team for ‘go to market’ strategies including Sky+, HD, 3D, Sky Go & Ultra HD and major digital innovations in both Germany and Austria.

Paul spoke about his excitement joining DAZN: “I am delighted to be joining at such a significant time of growth. I’m inspired by the company’s ambition, innovation and sincerity around building a great customer experience. DAZN is not just about live sports, it’s about creating products and services that make theatre, memories and gladiatorial experiences for sports fans around the world.”

Excited about Paul’s arrival, John added: “This is an exciting time for DAZN and the Business Development arm of the company. With the strong platform partnerships that Peter Parmenter’s team have developed, the recent addition of Ben King and now Paul, we’re ensuring the continued growth of the company across all partnership areas. Paul brings an invaluable wealth of knowledge to the business and we look forward to the growth of our commercial enterprise division.”

DAZN is leading the charge to give sports fans around the world affordable access to sport anytime, anywhere. DAZN guarantees affordable access on nearly every connected device including TVs, smartphones, tablets, computers and games consoles.